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Vase: C.60-1934

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 28 - Arts of Asia Gallery

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Stoneware vase with loop handles. The top half is decorated with a thick white glaze and a rudimentary brown design, which runs into a lustrous brown-black glaze on the lower half. The base has the letter Zhou written in ink. Cizhou ware

Notes

History note: Unknown before seller

Legal notes

Bought from Frank Brangwyn with the Glaisher Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 14 cm
Height: 26 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1934) by Brangwyn, Frank

Dating

Yuan Dynasty
14th Century
1300 - 1368

Materials used in production

Glaze
Stoneware

Techniques used in production

Glazing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.60-1934
Primary reference Number: 75620
Old object number: B 59
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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